[Pkg-ruby-extras-maintainers] Fate of the sources file

Esteban Manchado Velázquez zoso at debian.org
Fri Aug 25 21:53:01 UTC 2006

On Thu, Aug 24, 2006 at 02:45:29PM +0200, Paul van Tilburg wrote:
> Hello all,
> With the upcoming 0.11 upload of the ruby-pkg-tools and the sources list
> begin deprecated 0.10 we have to decide on the fate of this file.
> I propose, after talking about this with Lucas, to:
> * Use watch-files primarily, when possible.
> * Use the sources file as fallback when a watch-file is not possible.
> If we decide to do this, we need to take the following actions.
> * Change pkg-ruby-get-sources to follow the above two steps.
>   Possible it is done this way already?

    I think I completely got rid of the sources file parts... but I'm not

    I just checked, and yes, I got rid of it. We should never use the sources
file _URL_ again, right? I'm going to undo the sources file-related changes,
and if we finally decide _not_ to use the URL sources file, I will delete

> * Clear not-used entries from the sources file.


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